babybathA baby’s first bath is a wonderful time for baby and mother to connect while also enjoying healing properties of herbs. The herbs in this bath mixture have both astringent and antiseptic properties which will help mother’s bottom as well as baby’s umbilicus healing. Hydrotherapy is known for pain relief, and the added herbal mixture may help speed the healing process.

Ingredients: Calendula, chamomile, lavender, rosemary, rose petals, yarrow

Calendula
Known for it’s soothing and healing properties, calendula is a popular addition to many skin care products. Calendula is anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, and antiseptic, making it the herb of choice for treating a variety of skin conditions.
Chamomile
These pretty white flowers have long been used to relax and soothe. A common sleep aid, chamomile also has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Lavender
These lovely purple flowers have wonderful calming properties. Adding them to the bath helps reduce nervousness, excitability, and tension.
Rosemary
Aids in digestion, soothing, and relaxing. Anti-bacterial.
Rose petals
Roses have a light scent that lessens anxiety and depression. They are also very soothing to skin.
Yarrow
Used to help stimulate blood flow to the skin’s surface and aid in elimination through the pores. Healing to the skin.

Price: $7 (one cup of herbs)